Reminder: Food Drive Ends Tomorrow!!

Thu, May 16 7:39pm

Each year, the 5th grade students have an end of the year service project and the students this year are running a food drive.  The food drive is to help the West Hartford Food Pantry get stocked for ... [More]


Thu, May 16 12:46pm

Hello Bobcats, Yard Goat tickets will be coming home today in your child's folders. Please make sure to check when they get home! See you at the Yard Goats! PTB


Tue, May 14 1:56pm

Hello Braeburn Bobcats, Pep day has been cancelled tomorrow due to muddy field conditions and expected rain this evening. PEP day will be next Wednesday 5/22, same time, same place! Fingers crossed fo ... [More]

Last Chance!

Thu, May 2 3:04pm

Don't forget to get your Yard Goats tickets.   All orders must be in by tomorrow, 5/3/19 and late ticket orders cannot be accepted!  The flyer is attached--we hope to see you at the game and be sure t ... [More]


Tue, Apr 30 9:10am

Hello Bobcats!   Friendly reminder that the deadline for ordering Yard Goats tickets is this FRIDAY, May 3.   ***Any ticket request after this date will have to go directly though the box office and c ... [More]


Sat, Apr 27 7:39am

Dear Friends and Families of Braeburn,   Unfortunately, the weather has not been cooperating with our plans for the Color Run in the Fall or for this weekend.  Due to the heavy rain over the last week ... [More]

PTB Board openings 2019-2020! Join the Board! Get involved!

Thu, Apr 18 7:41pm

Join the PTB Board       2019-2020 Academic Year   We are currently recruiting for positions on the PTB board. There is so much talent in our parent community and we are always looking for ways to inc ... [More]


Wed, Apr 3 3:56pm

Hello Braeburn Bobcats! The final day for collecting bags for the Trex Challenge is quickly approaching! The final day to collect is Monday, April 15. We have collected 189lbs to date!!!! Bring in any ... [More]


Mon, Apr 1 3:05pm

Hello parents,   After many of you know Susan Hodge, Braeburn's beloved crossing guard, is retiring after many years of service.  Her last day is 4/5/19, immediately before spring break.  We have arra ... [More]

Raffle Basket Winners & Teacher Items

Tue, Mar 26 2:43pm

Hello all!    Thank you so much for your support of the Braeburn Bash, the primary fundraiser for our school year.  Attached, please find the winners of the Raffle Baskets and Teacher Items.  If you p ... [More]

THERE IS STILL TIME!!!!!! A few more items left to bid on......

Mon, Mar 25 3:05pm

Hello Braeburn Bobcats!   Thank you all for your participation with another successful Braeburn Bash! Without the support and generosity of our fabulous Braeburn community, we would not be able to con ... [More]


Fri, Mar 22 4:33pm

Wampanoag is ready--are you?    We can't wait to see you--charge up your phone and bring cash for the bar.  If you can't make it, don't f ... [More]


Mon, Mar 18 11:13pm

The Braeburn Bash is days away! Ticket sales are heating up now and you can pre-bid and donate from the comfort of your home. You will need to follow the steps attached to access our auction software, ... [More]

Braeburn Chess Club

Mon, Mar 11 11:44am

Please see attached flyer for Chess Club  to begin March 20! Thank you!

Reminder: All box tops are due tomorrow!

Thu, Feb 21 8:46pm

  If anyone is interested or has questions about the Box Top coordinator position for the up coming 2019/2020 school year please reach out to

Wolf Pack Tickets Went Home TODAY!!

Wed, Feb 20 10:39pm

Please check your child's folder if you purchased wolf pack tickets. They were sent home today! Thank you!

D.E.A.R (Drop Everything and Read) Tomorrow!!

Thu, Feb 14 8:23am

On February 15, 2019 , all students and staff members at Braeburn will stop, drop and read… together!   Our entire school, staff and students, will participate in DEAR (Drop Everything and Read).  Stu ... [More]

Multicultural Night - Coming Soon!!

Mon, Feb 4 2:37pm

Multicultural Night is scheduled for Wednesday, February 27th, 6-7:30pm Come join us for this special event that celebrates Braeburn's diverse community!   We need your help to make this evening a suc ... [More]

Wolf Pack Game- Braeburn night 2/23

Mon, Jan 28 2:16pm

SAVE THE DATE!!!! - Braeburn night at the Hartford Wolf Pack Game! - Saturday, February 23 at 7:00pm - Braeburn choir to sing during 2nd intermission - Deadline to purchase tickets is 2/11 -  Tickets  ... [More]


Fri, Jan 18 12:22pm

SAVE THE DATE!   FRIDAY, MARCH 22nd at WAMPANOAG COUNTRY CLUB!   Get ready and book your sitter for a fabulous parents' night out in support of Braeburn!  We depend on you to make our most important f ... [More]

Braeburn Chess Program Starts This Wednesday!

Mon, Jan 7 12:27pm

Reminder that Chess Club starts this Wednesday. If you are interested and have not filled out a registration form, please see attached form and drop off ASAP. The first class of this session begins We ... [More]

Looking to help others this holiday season? Join our Holiday Baskets committee!

Fri, Nov 30 12:44pm

The PTB  is looking for volunteers who can help provide gifts (toys, games, clothes, etc.) for families within our Braeburn community who are in need of a helping hand. We provide participants with a ... [More]

Recycling Challenge

Fri, Nov 30 7:52am

Hello Braeburn Bobcats, Please see attached letter and help to "BAN THE BAG". Starting December 3- Apr 5 Braeburn will participate in the TREX plastic bag challenge . Students are asked to bring in dr ... [More]

Picture Re-take Day

Fri, Nov 30 7:42am

Hello Braeburn Bobcats, Reminder that  picture re-take day is next Friday, December 7 from 9-11am.  We are looking for a parent volunteer to help move the process along. If interested please email us ... [More]

Sock Drive Results!

Wed, Nov 21

Hello Braeburn Families,   The sock drive is over! We collected 304 pairs of socks for the homeless! A huge THANK YOU goes out to all who donated!  👏   Way to go Braeburn!!!!👍   With gratitude,   Th ... [More]


Tue, Nov 20 10:02am

Please join us for our Thankfulness Assembly on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 from 9:00-10:00 am. Thank you and Happy Holidays! PTB

Conference week gratitude

Tue, Nov 20 9:39am

Thank you to all the families and volunteers who helped make conference week meals a success! We met our donations goal (yay!), and teachers and staff enjoyed several meals thanks to the generosity of ... [More]

Reminder- Bonus Bucks Holiday Gift Card Order Deadline is this coming Tuesday!

Sun, Nov 18 10:36pm

Just a quick reminder that the deadline to place your order for the 2018 Bonus Bucks Holiday Gift Card Sale is this coming Tuesday and you don't want to miss out!   This is a fantastic way to jump sta ... [More]

Bonus Bucks Holiday Gift Card Sale is here! The snow has arrived and winter is coming....

Thu, Nov 15 8:21pm

Make your holiday shopping easy this year with gift cards for everyone on your list! Earn easy money for Braeburn! We have gift cards for over 50 retailers. Babysitter? Starbucks or Amazon are perfect ... [More]

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day

Wed, Nov 14 7:17am

Hello Braeburn Families!  This Thursday is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day at Braeburn Elementary School.  Students are encouraged to wear purple.  Additionally, they're invited to bring a $1 donation ... [More]


Tue, Nov 13 8:40am

Hello Braeburn Bobcats, Please take a look at the lost and found table when you are attending your child's conference this week. Anything that is not claimed will be donated to a local charity by the ... [More]

Conference week donations - final plea (really!)

Sat, Nov 10 11:04pm

Hello, Braeburn Families -   This is our last  attempt to collect donations for conference week. We are approximately $200 short of reaching our goal. The money collected is split between Fall and Spr ... [More]


Thu, Nov 8 11:19pm

Hello everyone, Unfortunately, Mother Nature has been unforgiving this fall. The fields are saturated and with the predicted forecast of more rain, we will have to postpone the Color Run until the Spr ... [More]

Conference Week Donations - Friendly reminder!

Wed, Nov 7 4:37pm

Conference week is next week, and we know teachers and staff especially appreciate the food during that busy time. PTB has traditionally collected money in lieu of providing potluck meals based on pre ... [More]

Conference Week Donations

Mon, Oct 29 11:32am

CONFERENCE WEEK   Dear Braeburn Families,   Conference week provides Braeburn families an opportunity to show our wonderful teachers how much we appreciate their hard work and dedication to our childr ... [More]

Second Annual Braeburn Color Run- Important Update on Early Registration!

Sun, Oct 28 3:19pm

We have just been advised that due to a technical issue, early online registration for the Color Run may not be working today.  NOT TO WORRY- if you are interested in early registration, simply send a ... [More]

Countdown to Braeburn's Color Run- Final Reminder about Early Registration

Sat, Oct 27 11:12pm

The second annual Braeburn Color Run will be held this year on Saturday, 11/10/18 with age-grouped runs beginning at noon.  You will not want to miss this one!  Not only is this a fantastically fun an ... [More]

Braeburn Sock Drive- collection through 11/19!

Thu, Oct 25 11:56pm

Dear Braeburn Families, Did you know that socks are the most requested item in shelters all across the country? Braeburn first grade is organizing a Sock Drive to help the homeless children, men and w ... [More]

Countdown to the Braeburn Color Run- Second Reminder Regarding Early Registration Deadline!

Wed, Oct 24 6:56pm

The second annual Braeburn Color Run will be held this year on Saturday, 11/10/18 with age-grouped runs beginning at noon.  You will not want to miss this one!  Not only is this a fantastically fun an ... [More]

Box Tops- due this Thursday, 10/25/18!

Tue, Oct 23 11:06pm

It’s that time of year again!  Our first collection of box tops for the school year is coming up on Thursday, 10/25/18.  Please be sure to send all of your unexpired box top clippings in with your chi ... [More]

Countdown to the 2nd Annual Braeburn Color Run- Early Registration Closes on 10/28/18!

Sun, Oct 21 10:49pm

By now, you've likely heard from your room parents about the upcoming Braeburn Color Run which will be held this year on Saturday, 11/10/18 with age-grouped runs beginning at noon.  If you and your fa ... [More]

Winter Gear Drive- Last Day to Donate is This Friday, October 26th!

Sat, Oct 20 11:15am

Winter is coming and now is the perfect time to go through and inventory your winter gear! Please consider donating any gently used coats, hats, boots, mittens and snow pants.  Simply drop any items i ... [More]

Veteran's Day Wall of Honor- Seeking Submissions from Families

Mon, Oct 15 2:14am

Braeburn will observe Veterans Day on Monday, November 12th.  We will be creating a "Wall of Honor", featuring pictures of Veterans in our Braeburn Community.  A Veteran is anyone who has served in th ... [More]

Farmer's Market Still On!!!

Thu, Oct 11 2:18pm

Farmer's Market Still On! The Farmer's Market will now take place in the Gym due to the rain. Stop in between 3:20-4:00 and choose from a variety of delicious items from The Hartford Baking Company, a ... [More]

Reminder, K/1st/new family PIZZA NIGHT TONIGHT!!!!!

Wed, Oct 10 12:18pm

Reminder that tonight is Kindergarten/1st Grade/New Family Pizza Night from 6:30-7:30 in the cafeteria! See you there!

Save the Dates!!!

Fri, Oct 5 9:39am

Braeburn Families and Friends!  We have some very exciting opportunities coming up--be sure to save the dates and keep checking Konstella for event updates.   NOVEMBER 10, 2018 THE 2nd ANNUAL BRAEBURN ... [More]

Bonus Bucks Deadline!

Sun, Sep 30 9:06pm

WE NEED YOUR HELP! Tomorrow, October 1st is the deadline for any new Bonus Bucks orders. If you’ve been thinking about ordering gift cards, now is the time. This is a easy way to earn money for Braebu ... [More]

Volunteers Still Needed For This Friday's Back To School Kickoff Celebration!

Mon, Sep 24 10:56pm

Did you know that this beloved annual tradition is completely run by parent volunteers?  As we get ready for this Friday's celebration, we are still in need of many volunteers to make this event happe ... [More]

Important Ways To Fundraise for Braeburn!

Thu, Sep 20 12:05pm

Many of you have asked about ways to support Braeburn.  In addition to volunteering your valuable time, below are several really important ways to support our wonderful school community:   1.  Bonus B ... [More]

Braeburn Chess Club

Tue, Sep 18 9:40am

The Braeburn Chess Club returns on Wednesdays beginning on September 26th after school from 2:00- 3:00 pm in the Braeburn Library.   Award-winning chess instructor and coach, Alexander Lumelsky, is of ... [More]

Classroom Assignments

Tue, Aug 14 8:13am

Now that the assignment letters have gone out, classrooms have been set up in Konstella.  Please login to the web page or app and add your child to their assigned classroom.  You may be prompted to do ... [More]